In this Jan. 7, 2010 file photo, Joseph P. Kennedy III attends a campaign event for the senate candidacy of Martha Coakley in Medford, Mass. (Elise Amendola/Associated Press)

If the grandson of Robert F. Kennedy wins and puts a Kennedy in Congress for the first time since 2010, would that make the family the country’s most important political kin of all time? Or do the Bushes, Clintons, Roosevelts or other families still trump the Kennedy’s influence?

Let us know in the poll below which political family, you think, has been (or is) the most influential in America’s history, and expand on your thoughts in the comments.

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